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Security Engineer @ Total Expert


We are looking for a Security Engineer who will join our growing DevOps team. Our Engineers work their best to ensure software security and we need somebody who’s sole focus in this area. Most importantly, the person in this role will bring a strong understanding of web application security/familiarity with the OWASP Top 10 and is able to offer guidance to other team members on design or technical questions. If you have working knowledge of the ASVS and the ability to automate QA testing, that’s even better!

Exciting work you’ll do:

  • Work directly with business and software team members to define, design, implement, and test application architectures and technologies for Total Expert software systems.
  • Follow modern application architecture principles.
  • Work with limited supervision and may be the technical team leader.
  • Helps develop and prioritize testing automation for security focused tests.

What we look for:

  • Collaborates and consults with management and development teams to analyze security requirements, assess feasibility of a solution, recommend security strategies, and assist in the design the security requirements for the project.
  • Address software security issues as they are raised through external or internal sources.
  • Maintains a clear understanding of Total Expert's current security architecture and application capabilities and acts as a technical resource for other teams as security considerations are discussed and implemented.
  • Helps develop and prioritize testing automation for security focused tests.
  • Provides ongoing maintenance of applications or tools. Assists troubleshooting existing applications. Handles support issues within areas of expertise.
  • Keeps abreast of emerging technology solutions for areas of expertise.
  • Passionate about building great products, innovation and solving complex customer problems.
  • Solid track record of building relationships and collaborating at all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to work independently paired with a desire to learn and grow.
  • Will thrive in startup culture: Has a growth mindset, resilient, adaptable, and curious.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • 3-5 years of previous application development with some experience in identifying and addressing security issues in code.
  • Strong programming skills and can provide mentoring for other software team members in programming best practices and architecture-related topics (e.g., issues, directions, guidelines).
  • Has a knowledge of the OWASP Top 10 and ASVS lists.
  • Ability to participate in code and design reviews with software team members.
  • Ability to work on and contribute to multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong history of getting things done in a timely and practical manner with minimal supervision.
  • Experience with continuous integration systems.
  • Strong technical communication skills.
  • Demonstrated history of staying current on best practices in technology.
  • AWS Cloud Security certifications or knowledge

Big Company Benefits, Startup Lifestyle

We believe that living a balanced life leads to more creativity and productivity. Here’s what you and your family get for helping us build what’s next.


Physical Wellness:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Coverage
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Health Club Membership
  • Health Advocate Program
  • Flexible Time Off Program

Financial Wellness:

  • Health Savings Account Flexible Spending Accounts Disability Protection
  • Life & Voluntary Life Coverage Voluntary Benefits
  • Pet Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Employee Referral Bonus


About us:

Total Expert is a high-growth, venture-backed SaaS company who is the Experience Platform for the financial services industries. Hundreds of banks, credit unions, and lenders throughout the U.S. use our Experience Platform to create customers for life. We enable our customers to build more human connections by creating relevant, engaging, and meaningful customer experiences.

At Total Expert, we strive for excellence, innovation, and customer success in everything we do. We are determined to reimagine the way people and technology work together so that we can allow our customers to build more meaningful, human connections with their customers.

Simply put, we believe that we are all a part of building something awesome and are committed to creating a world-class team and culture to do it.


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